AlphaGo’s China showdown: why it’s time to embrace artificial intelligence | This Week In Asia

As Google DeepMind’s programme prepares for its match with Chinese Go grandmaster Ke Jie, is it time to sit back and let the computers take over? [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made

Nevertheless, for many like Kasparov, that moment of artificial erring has come to be seen as a pivotal moment in the development of artificial intelligence, like the proverbial genie leaving the bottle.
Yet AlphaGo and other #AI software show us that artificial intelligence can go beyond merely mimicking humans to surpass them.
It was inevitable that #AI would come to the point of surpassing human intelligence.
Astrophysicist Stephen Hawking once said that “the development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race…
“With artificial intelligence we are summoning the demon,” he has said.

Opinion… * Man-Made

The time has come, to sit back and let the computers take over. #AI #Trend

Source: South China Morning Post